Hungry Mum out & about: New Ikea catalogue launch – I wait all year for this

19 Aug

I am an Ikea junkie and my home is a shrine to flatpack Swedish furniture. It is no exaggeration to say that each year at around this time I peer hopefully into my letterbox, waiting for the new catalogue to be delivered. So you can imagine my excitement when I was recently invited to the Sydney launch of the 2013 Ikea catalogue. And when I was given a copy of the ‘style bible’ to take home before it was released to the general public, I almost had kittens.

Here are some snaps from the night. Keep an eye out for this lovely little booklet, which should be winging its way to you very soon.

Colouring in the fabric at the Ikea 2013 catalogue launch

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16 Responses to “Hungry Mum out & about: New Ikea catalogue launch – I wait all year for this”

  1. kerrycooks August 19, 2012 at 9:30 am #

    How EXCITING! When the new Ikea catalogue drops on my mat every august/sept I get very happy indeed.

  2. ideeintavola August 19, 2012 at 2:08 pm #

    Hi hungrymum!!! Me too, I’m IKEA addicted and just yesterday I was thinking: “Ikea catalogue It’s not arriving yet!! WHY???” I’m waiting for it!!! 😀

    • thehungrymum August 20, 2012 at 1:02 am #

      It is an addiction, isn’t it? I wish Ikea had a hotel 🙂

  3. rabbitcancook August 19, 2012 at 2:42 pm #

    Hola, me also the big fan of IKEA, unfortunately they are not available yet at my country till 2013, luckily I have a good friend who always send me her extra catalogue to satisfy my crave on new idea for home make over. 🙂

    • thehungrymum August 20, 2012 at 1:03 am #

      Just think how much money you can save by not having Ikea! I spend a fortune there on stuff I don’t really need but just *have* to have!

      • rabbitcancook August 20, 2012 at 9:59 am #

        Hahaha…very true. I understand perfectly how you feel because whenever I travel to Spore (the nearest Ikea I can find) I always try to sneak peak and end buying stuff that “just have” to have 😉

  4. aame August 20, 2012 at 7:58 am #

    Love IKEA !!!

    • thehungrymum August 20, 2012 at 9:21 am #

      Me too. Hubby not so much as he’s the one who has to put it all together 🙂

  5. girlinafoodfrenzy August 21, 2012 at 11:22 am #

    I’m officially super, super jealous!!! Ikea is a shrine to so many and I know that I get a little too excited whenever I see a catalogue. Once there was only one catalogue at work and we all kept passing it around like folks trying to get their furniture fix, lol 🙂

    • thehungrymum August 21, 2012 at 11:34 am #

      Trust me – everyone at the launch was ubercool and laid back, I was practically hopping around with excitement! It was lovely & I could talk Ikea all day long 🙂

  6. birgitlikes September 17, 2012 at 8:58 am #

    Love IKEA too. My whole apartment (except the kitchen) is IKEA. This year the catalogue was about 10 days late than usual here in Austria. Waited so hard for it…

    • thehungrymum September 17, 2012 at 9:02 am #

      Same! [except even my kitchen is Ikea!]. If they branched out in cars I’d probably buy one of those, too.

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    • thehungrymum August 7, 2013 at 9:49 am #

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